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  • Grave of the Fireflies

    Grave of the Fireflies


    "Why must fireflies die so young?"
    Grave of the Fireflies is human and powerful. Few animated movies have elicited a response so emotional and raw; Isao Takahata portrays the story in a cold, detached manner that allows you to take it for face value without unnecessarily straining to reach me.

    Yes, it's sad - I'm sure you've heard that before - but it's also serene and touching. Setsuko and Seita share a hanful of little, beautiful moments throughout the…

  • Trainwreck



    "I'm just a modern chick who does what she wants."

    I'll be hopes weren't high for this one. As much as I love Judd Apatow, I'm really not a fan of Amy Shumer or Bill Hader and I thought this would be a series of bad jokes packaged into a two-hour film. Thankfully, I was wrong.

    Trainwreck is funny - really funny. Every joke lands and every supporting character was spot on. Birbiglia went full dad-bod, Lebron finally…

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  • Jerry Maguire

    Jerry Maguire


    "You...complete me..."
    It's not everyday you get to witness an actor play the role he was meant to play. He was everything this role need him to be and more; I am, of course, referring to Jonathan Lipnicki. In all honesty, his career has only gone downhill from here....but I digress.

    That said, this movie was a pleasant surprise. Despite what problems I have with the personal life of Tom Cruise, his acting is consistently great and Jerry Maguire

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

    2001: A Space Odyssey


    "I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that."
    Well....I did it. I finally sat down and watched Stanley Kubrik's 2001: A Space Odyssey. You can spend a year of your life just reading reviews of this movie, so I'll keep it short.

    2001: A Space Odyssey is a masterpiece. Every frame of this movie is a work of art; it managed to be enigmatic while being certain, cacophonous while being melodious, and cerebral while being forthright. I loved…